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Dolphin House Reef (Sha'ab Samadai)

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Address: Marsa Alam, Egypt
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Discover Red Sea: Wild Dolphin Habitat Snorkeling Trip From Marsa Alam
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Very nice place for diving and snorkeling with happy, free dolphins. You can choose only good big diving boat or use the RIB boat from Wadi Lahami camp and diving centre. Very... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Czarek C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice place for diving and snorkeling with happy, free dolphins. You can choose only good big diving boat or use the RIB boat from Wadi Lahami camp and diving centre. Very professional crew and fastest trip :-) the best lotion.

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Leuven, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If yiu have the chance to book this excursion, you should do it! Lovely reef for snorkling and lovely dolphins!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Undeniably one of the best diving spots in Marsa Alam, Egypt. The Dolphin House is the perfect spot for those who love to catch a glimpse of dolphins frolicking underwater In addition the Marsa Alam Dolphin House offers great dive sites with good visibility, wonderful coral and a great reef life. You will have to choose between wonderful swim-throughs, beautiful... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I was on an excursion organized by my hotel. It meant a very early start , before dawn, a 2 hr drive then 2hr boat trip. We were so lucky and I snorkeled with the group and guide. We had a pod of dolphins swimming just a few feet away and seconds later another pod swam under us. It was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Fabulous fun here, got very close to a pod of wild spinner dolphins. Lovely clear warm water, bucket list stuff :)

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

This is a circular reef in the middle of the Red Sea near the coast of Marsa Alam, with a break in the reef allowing dolphins to enter at mating season. So do make sure you do the research and ensure you're going at the right times of the year. What makes this dive site so fascinating is the large... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I loved it and to go again and again and again . It is amazing feeling as if you are part of the dolphines family. You swim across them in peace . I was lucky to see massive groups of dolphines. It is a must see. Natural untrained dolphines.

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Cairo, Egypt
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We're not lucky when we dived this sites. Spent more than 1 hours still no dolphin. Indeed, it is not zoo, so nobody can guarantee the dolphins will always there waiting for you. Without dolphins, the site is okay but not special for our standard

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Furst i thought we would just see the dolohins jumping and swimming from the the boat.. But actually we jumped into the see and swam with the dolphins. Unforgettable experience

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Up to a 100 spinner dolphins. only 7 of us in the water. crystal clear, just jumped with a mask and snorkel. Stunning. Then 2 magical dives. The coral gardens are amazing and the cave system with the sun dappling through is lovely. I have dived this site twice now, May and September. I will do it again

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